Egypt

April 27, 2004

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The Arab Banking Corporation and Mizuho Corporate Bank have been mandated to arrange and syndicate on behalf of Banque Du Caire a three-year $100 million term loan facility. Proceeds of the facility w

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The Ritz Hotels Company has opened the Ritz Sharq Hotel in Kuwait, the chain's first boutique property in the Emirate. The boutique hotel concept provides accommodation with personalized services, due

April 26, 2004

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Israeli troops swept Monday morning into the city of Beit Sahour and imposed a strict curfew, witnesses said.

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Syria's Minister of Justice Nizar al-Assassi arrived in Cairo on a few day visit to take part in the meetings of the Executive Bureau of the Arab Just

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Assistant Secretary General of the Al-Baath Arab Socialist party Abdullah al-Ahmar on Sunday discussed with the Secretary General of the Yemeni Nasser

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Egyptian actor Ahmad Zaki, who is being treated for lung cancer, has encountered a severe heart attack that called for his immediate admittance into the ICU

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Egyptian singer Shireen Ahmad has been specially chosen to be the main highlight of this year’s Miss Egypt Beauty Pageant alongside Lebanese singer Samo Zein

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The Kuwait Investment Company plans to invest $47 million in Al-Areen Desert Spa & Resort project. The first phase of the development - The Oasis Spa Resort – covers 300,000 square meters and offers h

April 25, 2004

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Egyptian doctor Yasser Abdul Kader, who is one of the supervising doctors of Egyptian Ahmad Zaki' health condition, has revealed that the actor has been admitted into the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) at

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Abu Dhabi-based ICT company Mina Solutionsis partnering with US-based provider of Human Capital Development and Management (HCDM) solutions Saba to bring HCDM to the Middle East.   Mina Solutions was

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Apache Corporation has signed a Gas Sales Agreement with the Egyptian General Petroleum Corporation covering 2.1 trillion cubic feet of natural gas from the Qasr field on Apache's Khalda Concession in

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Integrated logistics services provider Danzas AEI Emirates and Emirates Airline has renewed a five-year contract that will see Danzas AEI provide complete logistics services to the carrier. The contra

April 23, 2004

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Shiite militiamen clashed with Polish-led occupation forces in the city of Karbala on Friday. One soldier was injured and taken to a military hospital

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Egyptian actress Muna Zaki has come down with a severe cold that led her doctors to recommend that she remains home and avoid any exhausting activities like filming the final scenes of her upcoming fi

April 22, 2004

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All ministries, official departments and public institutions will observe a holiday on the 1st and 2nd of May on the occasion of the Labor Day and Pro